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Raven : a trickster tale from the Pacific Northwest

Author: Gerald McDermottWarren WallersteinDavid HoughLydia D'mochHarcourt Brace Jovanovich.All authors
Publisher: San Diego ; New York ; London : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, ©1993
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Raven, a Pacific Coast Indian trickster, sets out to find the sun.
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Genre/Form: Caldecott Medal
Folklore
Folk tales
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald McDermott; Warren Wallerstein; David Hough; Lydia D'moch; Harcourt Brace Jovanovich.; Bright Arts, Ltd.; Central Graphics.; Latent Lettering Co.
ISBN: 0152656618 9780152656614 0590482491 9780590482493
OCLC Number: 23769056
Notes: Art techniques used: Mixed media illustrations. Raven appears bold and bright with influences from native art, on a background of earthy, light watercolor.
"The paintings in this book were done in gouache, colored pencil, and pastel on heavyweight cold-press watercolor paper. The display type was set in Mixage by Central Graphics, San Diego, California and in Newtext by Latent Lettering, New York, New York. The text type was set in Mixage by Central Graphics, San Diego, Canlifornia. Color separations by Bright Arts, Ltd. Singapore ; Production supervision by Warren Wallerstein and David Hough ; Typography designed by Lydia D'moch"--Title page verso.
Awards: Caldecott Honor Book, 1994.
Target Audience: 380
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm
Responsibility: told and illustrated by Gerald McDermott.
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Raven, a Pacific Coast Indian trickster, sets out to find the sun.

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WASHINGTON READS (WINTER 2005) SELECTION

by WashingtonStateLibrary (WorldCat user published 2005-11-04) Excellent Permalink
McDermott is an accomplished storyteller who accompanies his rhythmic storytelling with brilliant illustrations. They take the reader from darkness to brilliant backgrounds as Raven, a well-know trickster in legends, tricks the Sky Chief into giving the people the gift of light. (Children, ages 4-8)For...
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